For media enquiries call the DFES Media and Public Affairs team.
*Emails sent to the DFES media mailbox are only attended
to during the office hours of Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm.
This telephone number is for media outlets only.
||(08) 9395 9300 |
During significant or prolonged emergency incidents DFES Media and Public Affairs will dispatch Media Liaison Officers’ (MLO) to the scene of an incident to coordinate interviews, manage requests and assist with media access.
During these large scale emergencies DFES provides media services 24 hours a day in response to media and community demands.
- Dial Triple zero (000) for life threatening emergencies or to report a fire
- Dial 132 500 if you need assistance from DFES's State Emergency Service (SES) after an emergency or natural disaster
- During an emergency where life or property is under threat, information is available by calling the DFES public information line on:
13 DFES (13 3337), online via the Emergency WA website and by listening to local radio news bulletins.
||Department of Fire and Emergency Services|
20 Stockton Bend
Cockburn Central WA 6164
||PO Box P1174|
Perth WA 6844